Senator Sherrod Brown meets with Lake County environmental leaders
(WASHINGTON, D.C.) - U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) met this week with labor and environmental leaders with the Sierra Club including Painesville resident Sue Tullai-McGuinness.
Sue and the other Sierra Club representatives were in Washington to discuss methane emissions. They met with Brown during his weekly coffee with constituents.
"Understanding renewable energy is critical to our nation's future," said Brown. "It is important to hear from groups like the Sierra Club about how we grow our economy while protecting the environment."
Brown announces a more than $230,000 investment in housing for homeless Northeast Ohio Veterans
(WASHINGTON D.C.) - "Even one homeless veteran is too many. Our veterans have earned our gratitude and we cannot stand by while some of them face life on the street,” Brown said. “The housing assistance provided through HUD-VASH is an important investment in ensuring that all northeast Ohio veterans have a place to call home.”
Through the HUD-VASH program, the below awardees will provide critical rental assistance while working in partnership with the Louis Stokes (Cleveland) VA Medical Center to provide case management and health services to homeless veterans. Click here for the whole story
A New Life in Two Months
Operation: 50 Beds is Restoring Hope and Renewing Lives
(PAINESVILLE, OH) – When Roserese Williams arrived at 25 Freedom Road in February, she didn’t know what to do.
Evicted from her home with her three teenaged children, Williams said by the time she reached
Families Moving Forward, she felt despair.
“I am bringing my kids into a shelter,” she recalled thinking, noting that even during the stay,
there were difficult moments. “My kids were in school, and they wouldn’t even catch the bus
because they didn’t want people to look and see that they were in the shelter. They saw other
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